The fourth presentation at the 2017 Integral Yoga Retreat in Greenville, South Carolina (video and audio).
Though little in terms of its powers, this world has a strong hold upon matter and consequently upon all life that lives by the flesh. Therefore its empire, though a small little corner in boundless existence, casts its influence far and extends widely.
Mother, if Sri Aurobindo’s power of action is now greater and his passing was an incident leading to such larger action, is Your own passing not of a similar character and would Your action too be not more powerful now? It seems to be already evident that it is so.
What is characteristic of the higher mind?
It is a mind of thought and knowledge and spiritual perception but spontaneously seeing the truth.
The third presentation at the 2017 Integral Yoga Retreat in Greenville, South Carolina (video and audio).
A thousand icons they have made of her
And find her in the idols they adore;
But she remains herself and infinite.
Savitri follows Satyavan in his journey through the Night. She reaches the domain where strange subconscious moods and dream-like visages and phantoms stare at her. Death turns to her being and cries to her to return back and go no further than this.
In this concluding session of the Aug 2018 Savitri Study we take up some selected portions of Book Nine and Ten to briefly state the different conceptions of God as stated by Death and as revealed by Savitri.
Mahasaraswati is the power of the Divine Mother who builds Perfectionю But what is Perfection, what does it mean and how we can open to this Perfection that is trying to express upon earth and in humanity?
A weekly sharing on Savitri by Dr Alok Pandey (an audio recording in English).
The second presentation at the 2017 Integral Yoga Retreat in Greenville, South Carolina (video and audio).
An opening presentation of the 2017 Integral Yoga Retreat in Greenville, South Carolina (video and audio).
More and more souls are now ready or getting ready, having gone through the long process of evolution, to evolve under the direct sunlight of the Divine Consciousness. They need neither the brilliant veil woven by the gods nor the shadow that holds us back and strengthens our roots in matter until we are ready to climb further.
This thing which is evil now and in its present shape must be abandoned was once helpful and necessary to the general and individual progress. That other thing which we now regard as evil may well become in another form and arrangement an element in some future perfection. And on the spiritual level we transcend even this distinction